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ADVANCE, Mo. - Scott County Rage Junior Legion outlasted Advance Junior Legion 8-0 in the third-place contest at the Advance Classic Sunday afternoon. Scott County tallied two runs in the bottom of the second inning, two...
Southeast Missourian girls track athlete of the year: Jackson's Chelsea Drum
Among the all-state junior's feats during the 2015 season was breaking the school record in the 1,600 meters by six seconds.
Southeast Missourian softball player of the year: Kelly's Alexis Dock
The rising senior earned the honor for the second consecutive season and seeks a big finish to her high school softball career this fall.
Southeast Missourian baseball player of the year: Notre Dame's Chase Urhahn
The Notre Dame leadoff hitter was a key contributor for the Bulldogs throughout his high school career and helped them to a state title this season.
Undermanned Sikeston team rallies for 10-8 win over Perryville
firstname.lastname@example.org PERRYVILLE -- Despite only fielding eight players the Sikeston Junior Legion rallied back for a 10-8 road win over Perryville Freshman Legion on Sunday. Perryville broke out for four runs in each of the first two innings to go up 8-2 entering the third...
Dexter launches summer softball program
Note: A photo gallery of the Dexter softball team in action is available here: http://www.dailystatesman.com/gallery/24... Photos DEXTER, Mo. - For the first time in recent years Dexter high school softball players have the opportunity to fine-tune their skills in the summer heat...
Bernie to hold basketball camp
Brad Botsch announces the popular Bernie Basketball Camp will be held again this year. Camp will be held in the air conditioned Bernie gymnasium. The camp will be held on June 29, 30, and July 1 from 8:30 to 10 a.m. for youth entering grades three through five...
2015 Standard Democrat Baseball Player of the Year: Blake Wolferding
Wolferding shined in the heart of Sikeston's batting order leading them in nearly every offensive category
Four Dark Horse members win first MMA Fight
Four local fighters secured victories this spring at MMA events in the Midwest. Tina Brown, who resides in Bernie, fought at the Prime FS Event in St. Louis on March 21. Brown, who competes in the 135-pound weight class, secured a victory by TKO with 2:07 left in the first round of her match...
Football contact camp gets started at SEMO
The three-day high school football contact camp got underway Thursday at the football practice field on the campus of Southeast Missouri State University in Cape Girardeau.
Lane finishes 17th in long jump at USATF Championships
EUGENE, Ore. -- Former Sikeston track athlete Cal Lane finished 17th in the long jump during the USATF Outdoor Track & Field Championships Thursday at Hayward Field in Eugene, Ore. Lane jumped 7.37 meters (24-2 1/4 feet) which was over four feet behind the event's winner...
Hayti's Indaqual Presberry signs to William Woods University
HAYTI - Indaqual Presberry is the latest Hayti High School graduate to take his considerable athletic skills to the collegiate level. On Thursday, he signed on to continue his career at William Woods University in Fulton, Mo.
Conservation Department to offer local youth frog gigging clinic July 11
Southeast Missouri's youth will have the opportunity to learn more about the sport of frog gigging on July 11 at 10-Mile Pond Conservation Area. The Missouri Department of Conservation is slated to host a frog gigging clinic from 6:30 p.m. to midnight on Saturday, July 11, at the wetland area 18 miles south of Charleston in Mississippi County, Missouri...
Kennett football takes on nearby teams at SEMO camp
CAPE GIRARDEAU - Hunderds of football players crowded the Southeast Missouri State University Campus in blistering heat, all for the first half of a two-day full-contact summer camp.
Silver Sox get swept on the road against Jackson
Jackson won the first game 14-0 and the second 10-0 both in five innings. Post 158 out-hit Sikeston 27-8 combined in the doubleheader.
Athletes fill Indian Park for MLB, college tryouts
KENNETT - The high school baseball field at Indian Park was full of athletes from all over the area. Each player bared relentless heat, all with hopes of catching the eye of an MLB or college scout.
SEMO Pirates hammer its way past California 8-6 at Dexter
DEXTER, Mo. - The SEMO Pirates Senior Babe Ruth baseball team continued to look like a finely oiled machine Tuesday night after more than a week away from the diamond. The Pirates offense calculated eight runs on 13 hits in a nine-inning contest against the California Colton Knighthawks Tuesday night at Dexter Park...
Quick start lifts Ducks past Silver Sox 7-6
The Riverbed Ducks score four runs in the first three innings to lead to its 7-6 win over the Sikeston Silver Sox in nine innings.
Sikeston athletic facilities get new scoreboards
Along with new video scoreboards, Sikeston Public Schools Stadium received new play clocks and the Field House has new backboard clocks above each goal, a new scorer's table and halftime clocks that are hung inside Sikeston's locker rooms.
State Champion Lady Tribe gathers one last time to celebrate success
KENNETT - The 2015 Class 1 Spring State Softball Champions gathered for one last time inside the Family Life Center at First Baptist Church in Kennett. The banquet honored the Lady Indians team and their long list of achievements, which all culminated in their second consecutive state title.